Fukushima disaster not “unforeseen”-NRC commissioner, Reuters, August 4, 2011:
[...] This focus on the unthinkable is really misplaced. [Fukushima] was not unthinkable at all, [George Apostolakis, one of the five-member Nuclear Regulatory Commission] said in a speech at the Bipartisan Policy Centre.
He said not enough people have acknowledged that the plant should have been better secured. This is the kind of secret that everybody knows but nobody wants to say anything about. [...]
Published: August 4th, 2011 at 9:53 am ET